Definitions[edit | edit source]
The Chief Information Officer (CIO)
|“||[f]ocuses on information security strategy within an organization and is responsible for the strategic use and management of information, information systems, and IT.||”|
|“||is an organizational official responsible for (1) designating a chief information security officer; (2) developing and maintaining cybersecurity policies, procedures, and control techniques to address all applicable requirements; (3) overseeing personnel with significant responsibilities for cybersecurity and ensuring that the personnel are adequately trained; (4) assisting senior organizational officials concerning their security responsibilities; and (5) coordinating with other senior officials.||”|
|“||[is an] [a]gency official responsible for:
U.S. government[edit | edit source]
- Commerce Chief Information Officer
- Department of the Navy Chief Information Officer
- DHS Chief Information Officer
- Federal Chief Information Officer
References[edit | edit source]
- Cybersecurity Human Capital: Initiatives Need Better Planning and Coordination, at 38.
- Electricity Subsector Cybersecurity Risk Management Process, App. F, at 73.
- Clinger-Cohen Act of 1996, Pub. L. No. 104-106, §5125(b).
See also[edit | edit source]
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